Whetzel Trace (1818-1823)

Whetzel Trace (1818-1823) (HM19I8)

Location: Laurel, IN 47024 Franklin County
Country: United States of America

N 39° 29.943', W 85° 11.442'

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Here Edward Toner founded SOMERSET, 1816, & operated Toner's Tavern, 1816-1823, from which rallying point pioneers started west on Jacob Whetzel's Trace to the "New Purchase" of Central Indiana.
HM NumberHM19I8
Series This marker is part of the Indiana: Indiana State Historical Bureau Markers series
Marker Number24.1965.1
Year Placed1965
Placed BySociety of Indiana Pioneers
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Monday, October 27th, 2014 at 1:24pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 655568 N 4373721
Decimal Degrees39.49905000, -85.19070000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 29.943', W 85° 11.442'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 29' 56.58" N, 85° 11' 26.52" W
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Area Code(s)765, 812
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 346-368 Main St, Laurel IN 47024, US
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